Carnivorous Plants

Carnivorous plants are the plants that obtain nutrients by trapping insects and consuming them. These fascinating plants can be fo...

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Carnivorous plants are the plants that obtain nutrients by trapping insects and consuming them. These fascinating plants can be found in nutrient-poor soil conditions naturally. Unlike popular belief, carnivorous plants do photosynthesis and produce their own food. They trap insects to fulfill the nutrient deficiency especially fo nitrogen and phosphorous.

There are many types of carnivorous plants each having its own way to trap and consume insects. Popular carnivorous plants include pitcher plants. Venus flytraps, Sundews, etc. venus flytrap has active traps of leaf blades fringed with stiff hairs making them one of the most astonishing plants. Nepenthes or pitcher plants are generally the climbing epiphytes with different pitcher modifications among varieties.

Pitcher consists of digestive enzymes for digestion of insects falling into it.  Carnivorous plants are popular among gardeners for their astonishing and fascinating characters that add variety and nature's beauty into any garden.